[rtmpdump] SWFVerification Type 2 request not supported [PATCH]

Howard Chu hyc at highlandsun.com
Fri Sep 9 09:25:50 CEST 2011

Adam Malcontenti-Wilson wrote:
> This patch makes it a bit clearer what Phillipp was trying to do, I
> think. Instead of ignoring SWFVerification pings that we don't
> understand, just attempt to send back a type 1 ping instead. This is
> probably relying on a bug in FMS to work, so you might not want to
> include it into svn, but it does appear to be a stopgap solution of
> lesser evils.

More likely a configuration error on their server, not even a genuine FMS bug. 
Any other sites this is known to work with?
> On Fri, Sep 9, 2011 at 4:05 PM, Philipp Hagemeister<phihag at phihag.de>  wrote:
>> Howard Chu wrote:
>>> Philipp Hagemeister wrote:
>>>> type 2 verification seems to work with the current code, so the patch
>>>> (attached, public domain) is trivial.
>>> What are you talking about? Nobody has submitted anything to make type 2
>>> SWF verification work.
>> Let me rephrase that: The command
>> rtmpdump -W
>> 'http://media.mtvnservices.com/player/prime/mediaplayerprime.1.9.2.swf?uri=mgid:cms:episode:thedailyshow.com:396064&type=normal&ref=None&geo=DE&group=entertainment&&CONFIG_URL=http%3a%2f%2fmedia.mtvnservices.com%2fpmt%2fe1%2fplayers%2fmgid%3acms%3aepisode%3athedailyshow.com%3a%2fcontext8%2fconfig.xml%3furi%3dmgid%3acms%3aepisode%3athedailyshow.com%3a396064%26type%3dnormal%26ref%3dNone%26geo%3dDE%26group%3dentertainment%26'
>> -o out -r
>> rtmpe://viacomccstrmfs.fplive.net/viacomccstrm/gsp.comedystor/com/dailyshow/TDS/season_16/episode_113/ds_16113_act1_768x432_1720.mp4
>> fails without this patch, but works with it. So while type 2
>> verification is not implemented, mtvnservices accepts type1, even if it
>> asks for type 2.
>> Regards,
>> Philipp

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